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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   16038.40443561  .00000224  00000-0  72966-4 0  9993
2 24968  86.4009 166.1187 0001968  97.0983 263.0437 14.34214150961475
Epoch (UTC): 07 February 2016 09:42:23
Eccentricity: 0.0001968
inclination: 86.4009°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 166.1187°
argument of perigee: 97.0983°
revolutions per day: 14.34214150
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.0437°
orbit number at epoch: 96147

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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